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LEAD PEOPLE Danielle Smith, State Equal Opportunity Officer - Missouri Division of Workforce Development-DED

December 15, 2015

Danielle Smith is the State of Missouri WIA Equal Opportunity Officer. Danielle has been in this position since 2012. Prior to this position, Danielle was Regional Coordinator for the Division of Workforce Development.

Her position includes oversight responsibility for coordinating, implementing, maintaining and monitoring the nondiscrimination and equal opportunity requirements of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) federal regulations.

Danielle first started her career Kansas City, MO as a teacher. She later entered into the Human Resource field in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which led her back to Kansas City, MO where she has worked for private and government organizations in workforce services for more than 13 years.

Danielle received her B.A. from the University of Arkansas - Little Rock and her M.A. from the University of Phoenix.